†unranked clade Notopithecidae Ameghino 1897

Mammalia - Notoungulata - Notopithecidae

Alternative spelling: Notopithecinae

Full reference: F. Ameghino. 1897. Mammiféres crétacés de l’Argentine (Deuxième contribution à la connaissance de la fauna mammalogique de couches à Pyrotherium) [Cretaceous mammals of Argentina (second contribution to the knowledge of the mammalian fauna of the Pyrotherium Beds)]. Boletin Instituto Geografico Argentino 18(4–9):406-521

Parent taxon: Notoungulata according to B. Vera 2016

See also Ameghino 1897, Reguero and Prevosti 2010, Simpson 1935, Simpson 1945, Simpson 1967 and Vera 2012

Sister taxa: Acoelodus, Albertogaudryidae, Allalmeia, Archaeopithecidae, Archaeoplus, Archaeotypotherium transitum, Brandmayria, Brandmayria simpsoni, Carolodarwinia, Carolodarwinia pyramidentata, Claenodon patagonicus, Degonia sympathica, Edvardocopeia, Edvardocopeia sinuosa, Entelonychia, Epitypotherium cancellatum, Eudiastatus, Hegetotheria, Henricosborniidae, Homalodotheria, Isotypotherium, Lophiodonticulus, Lophiodonticulus patagonicus, Lophiodonticulus retroversus, Notioprogonia, Notopithecus summus, Notostylopidae, Oldfieldthomasiidae, Ortholophodon, Pleurystylops, Pleurystylops glebosus, Procolpodon, Procolpodon foratus, Puelia, Puelia plicata, Pyramidon, Pyramidon klaatschi, Tonostylops, Tonostylops spissus, Toxodontia, Trimerostephanos ultimus, Typotheria, Typotheroidea, Ultrapithecus robustus

Subtaxa: Antepithecus Eupithecops Guilielmoscottia Notopithecus Transpithecus

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Type: Notopithecus

Distribution:

• Oligocene of Argentina (1 collection), Chile (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (41), Brazil (1), Chile (1)

• Paleocene of Argentina (1)

Total: 46 collections including 88 occurrences

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